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October 22, 2019

Despite Challenges, Urban Microgrids Increase Resilience

This blog was originally published on Chemonics website. By Michael Ashford | Lisa Pagkalinawan Urban microgrids can harness underutilized sources of low-emission energy in cities — […]
October 22, 2019

Professionalizing Nigeria’s Water Sector: Transforming Service Delivery One State at a Time

By USAID Water Team “If you drink Zobo, we’re going to drink Zobo with you,” Dennis Mwanza, project director of USAID/Nigeria’s Effective Water and Sanitation Hygiene […]
October 22, 2019

Understanding the Ocean Pollution Problem in Latin America & the Caribbean

Did you know plastic is the number one type of pollution in the waters of Latin America and the Caribbean? And that most of the plastic […]
October 10, 2019

Indonesian Foundation Working to Reduce Ocean Plastic Pollution Wins Google.org Support

Google.org, the charitable arm of Google, issued an open call to organizations around the world to submit their ideas for how they could use artificial intelligence […]
October 10, 2019

USAID Awards New Project to Prevent Ocean Plastic Pollution

On August 29th, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) awarded a $48 million contract to reduce and prevent ocean plastic pollution around the world. Clean […]
July 19, 2018

Urban Development Media Scan – 19 July 2018

USAID New Resource Hub: Municipal Waste Recycling Program (MWRP) Global How New York City Is Tackling Extreme Heat In A Warming World (7/16/18) Source: Wired ‘Everything […]
July 8, 2018

Paving the Way for Efficient Service Delivery

USAID | Liberia Success Story: Paving the Way for Efficient Service Delivery County Service Charters bring relief to Citizens “The good thing about this county service […]
July 6, 2018

USAID Urban Champion: David Mann

David Mann is an Urban Planner currently working with the USAID/Jamaica’s Office of Environment and Health. His hands-on experience in urban development in East Africa, South […]
July 5, 2018

Urban Development Media Scan – 5 July 2018

USAID New Resource Hub: Municipal Waste Recycling Program (MWRP) Global The Future of Seven Great Cities Spectacularly Reimagined (6/30/18) Source: Forbes C40, UCCRN and Partners Quantify, […]
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